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Review: could Tikosyn cause Dizziness?

We study 5,478 people who have side effects while taking Tikosyn from FDA and social media. Among them, 311 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Tikosyn

Tikosyn (latest outcomes from 5,640 users) has active ingredients of dofetilide. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.

Dizziness

Dizziness (latest reports from 1,294,677 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 13, 2014: 5,478 people reported to have side effects when taking Tikosyn. Among them, 311 people (5.68%) have Dizziness.

Trend of Dizziness in Tikosyn reports

Time on Tikosyn when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dizziness43.90%29.27%9.76%7.32%9.76%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Tikosyn * :

FemaleMale
Dizziness46.35%53.65%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Tikosyn * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%10.07%13.43%76.49%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Tikosyn ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Atrial fibrillation (210 people, 67.52%)
  2. Hypertension (33 people, 10.61%)
  3. Ill-defined disorder (32 people, 10.29%)
  4. Arrhythmia (26 people, 8.36%)
  5. Cardiac disorder (26 people, 8.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Warfarin sodium (74 people, 23.79%)
  2. Coumadin (69 people, 22.19%)
  3. Digoxin (62 people, 19.94%)
  4. Furosemide (48 people, 15.43%)
  5. Aspirin (48 people, 15.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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